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Delay Nepal travel, State Department urges

A State Department warning issued May 1 asks U.S. citizens to defer non-essential travel to Nepal as the country continues to try to recover from the magnitude 7.8 quake on April 25. The warning cautions visitors about aftershocks and damage to infrastructure and notes that communications systems are "intermittent." The warning also refers visitors to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website at www.lat.ms/1OUrXFm, which recommends delaying travel plans to Nepal. Many climbing companies have canceled Mt. Everest treks for the rest of the year, the Los Angeles Times reported Monday. Warning on Mexico The updated state-by-state listing in the State...

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